List cats two columns

Adding this PHP code to your wordpress theme will list your categories but separate them into two columns.

      $cats = explode("<br />",wp_list_categories('title_li=&echo=0&depth=1&style=none'));
      $cat_n = count($cats) - 1;

      for ($i=0;$i<$cat_n;$i++):
            if ($i<$cat_n/2):
                  $cat_left = $cat_left.'<li>'.$cats[$i].'</li>';
            elseif ($i>=$cat_n/2):
                  $cat_right = $cat_right.'<li>'.$cats[$i].'</li>';

<ul class="left">
         <?php echo $cat_left;?>
<ul class="right">
         <?php echo $cat_right;?>

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  1. This is great and works perfectly – thanks for sharing

    1. No problem Chris, glad to see you like the snippet.

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